event tracker

The events below were selected because they are either entirely or partially dedicated to cyber security topics.

Cyber Security Summit - 5.5.17 - CYBERWIRE50

April – June 2017

ISKMI IPT 2017 (Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, April 24 - 28, 2017) The purpose of the Information Sharing Key Management Infrastructure (ISKMI) Information Process of Technology (IPT) is to provide spectrum management subject matter experts throughout Department of Defense (DoD), Five Eyes and Allied Community an opportunity to brief related topics as they pertain to emerging technologies, international and domestic Controlling Authority (CONAUTH), Electronic Key Management System (EKMS), Communication Security (COMSEC) and Key Management Infrastructure National and Central Office of Record (COR) policy, procedures and regulation changes, challenges, and CONAUTH/EKMS/COMSEC/KMI management tools, tactics and techniques

Defence Information 2017 (Cranfield, England, UK, April 26 - 27, 2017) Defence Information 2017 is the major annual communications event of Joint Information Group activities (the JIG reports to the Defence Suppliers Forum) and the Event’s content spans both Information and Support. Our DI’17 Event examines some of the ‘people, process and technology’ issues critical to Team Defence being able to adopt, embed and exploit new (and often disruptive) Information and Communications Technology (ICT) capabilities and associated new ways of working - to productive effect.

Crimestoppers Conference (Eden Project, Bodelva, St Austell ,Cornwall, United Kingdom, April 27, 2017) Crimestoppers is organising a major one-day conference designed to help local businesses shore up their online security. A range of expert speakers will pinpoint typical cyber pitfalls to avoid. 80% of cyber crime is preventable and just a few key security steps can help avoid damaging your business reputation and finances

Houston Cyber Summit (Houston, Texas, USA, April 27, 2017) Cyber security strategy is a term most often associated with the operational levels of an organization – firewalls, encryption, internal assessments and so on. But even the best technology and monitoring processes won’t mean a thing unless the cyber security strategy aligns with the business strategy. How can organizations prioritize cyber security from the top down and the bottom up at the same time? The Houston Cyber Summit is a one-day conference designed for executives to learn how to protect the business through a proactive cyber security strategy.

Atlantic Security Conference (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, April 27 - 28, 2017) Atlantic Canada's non-profit, annual information security conference. AtlSecCon, the first security conference in Eastern Canada focusing on bringing some of the worlds brightest and darkest minds together with one common goal – to expand the pool of IT Security knowledge beyond its typical confines. AtlSecCon provides an unmatched opportunity for IT Professionals and Managers to collaborate with their peers and learn from their mentors.

NLIT Summit (Chicago, Illinois, USA, April 30 - May 3, 2017) The NLIT Summit is sponsored by the NLIT Society, a professional society founded to facilitate the exchange of best practices and ideas between IT professionals within the DOE complex, strengthen the IT infrastructure, and reduce costs within the DOE laboratory system.

SANS Automotive Cybersecurity Summit 2017 (Detroit, Michigan, USA, May 1 - 8, 2017) SANS will hold its inaugural Automotive Cybersecurity Summit to address the specific issues and challenges around securing automotive organizations and their products. Join us for a comprehensive look at automotive assembly, industry suppliers, embedded systems, and safeguarding extended customer and product data. The Summit will include two-days of in-depth presentations from top security experts and seasoned practitioners, hands-on learning exercises, and exclusive networking opportunities.

cybergamut Tech Tuesday: Distributed Responder ARP: Using SDN to Re-Engineer ARP from within the Network (Elkridge, Maryland, USA, and online at various local nodes, May 2, 2017) We present the architecture and initial implementation of distributed responder ARP (DR-ARP), a software defined networking (SDN) enabled enhancement of the standard address resolution protocol (ARP) intended to improve network security and performance by exerting much greater control over how ARP traffic flows through the network as well as over what actually delivers the ARP service. Presented by Mark Alan Matties, PhD of The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab.

SecureWorld Kansas City (Overland Park, Kansas, USA, May 3, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through 30+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Cyber Security Summit in Dallas (Dallas, Texas, USA, May 5, 2017) Sr. Level Executives are invited to learn about the latest threats & solutions in Cyber Security from experts from Proofpoint, CenturyLink, IBM and more. Register with promo code cyberwire50 for half off your admission (Regular price $350).

OWASP Annual AppSec EU Security Conference (Belfast, UK, May 8 - 12, 2017) Welcome to OWASP Annual AppSec EU Security Conference, the premier application security conference for European developers and security experts. AppSec EU provides thought leadership, amazing talks, informative sessions, and great social experiences. During the pre-conference (Monday 8th - Wednesday 10th May 2017) there is the opportunity to attend one of the many trainings courses on offer from industry experts, plus project summits and outreach sessions to the future pioneers of the application security industry. The main conference (Thursday 11th & Friday 12th May) offers four full tracks of talks, for pentesters and ethical hackers, developers and security engineers, DevOps practices and GRC/risk level talks for managers and CISOs.

SANS Security West 2017 (San Diego, California, USA, May 9 - 18, 2017) Cybersecurity skills and knowledge are in high demand. Cyber attacks and data breaches are more frequent and sophisticated, and organizations are grappling with how to best defend themselves. As a result, cybersecurity is more vital to the growth of your organization than ever before. Now is the perfect time to take the next step to protect your organization and advance your career. Join us at SANS Security West 2017 (May 9-18) to gain the skills and knowledge needed to help your organization succeed. Choose from over 30 information security courses taught by SANS’ world-class instructors. At SANS Security West 2017, you will get the best hands-on, immersion training and learn what it takes to stop cyber threats.

EnergySec Security Education Week (Austin, Texas, USA, May 14 - 19, 2017) The Energy Sector Security Consortium, Inc.'s Security Education Week is designed for early to mid career cybersecurity professionals currently employed at electric utilities in North America. Students will receive technical instruction on various topics including threat hunting, network packet analysis, and security assessments. Sessions will also cover operational technology used in the electric sector, and instructional workshops from industry vendors. Students will also participate in facility tours hosted by the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), and evening activities designed to build relationships within industry and strengthen the community of cybersecurity professionals.

K(no)w Identity Conference (Washington, DC, USA, May 15 - 17, 2017) To converge identity experts from across all industries in one space, to be at the nexus of ideas and policies that will fundamentally change identity around the world. Provides business leaders, privacy and security experts, tech innovators, and senior policy makers the forum to discuss the future of identity. By utilizing the world’s best event technology, K(NO)W connects attendees digitally and physically unlike ever before.

Global Cybersecurity Innovation Summit Advancing International Collaboration (London, England, UK, May 16 - 17, 2017) SINET – London creates a forum to build and maintain international relationships required to foster vital information sharing, broad awareness and the adoption of innovative Cybersecurity technologies.

Public Sector Cyber Security Conference: Defending the Public from Cyber-Attacks (Salford, England, UK, May 17, 2017) Join us for the Public Sector Cyber Security Conference where leading experts will explain how to protect the vital services provided by central Government, local councils and the NHS. Learn how to safeguard sensitive data such as medical records and keep IT systems safe from cyber-attacks by states, criminal gangs and cyber terrorists.

2017 Georgetown Cybersecurity Law Institute (Washington, DC, USA, May 17 - 18, 2017) It is more important than ever that in-house and outside counsel stay abreast of the most current developments and best practices in cybersecurity. At our Institute you will receive insights on the best governance, preparedness, and resilience strategies from experienced government officials, general counsels, and cybersecurity practitioners who face these issues on a daily basis.

PCI Security Standards Council: 2017Asia-Pacific Community Meeting (Bangkok, Thailand, May 17 - 18, 2017) Two days of networking and one-of-a-kind partnership opportunities await you. Whether you want to learn more about updates in the payment card industry or showcase a new product, you’ll find it all at the 2017 Asia-Pacific Community Meeting.

SecureWorld Houston (Houston, Texas, USA, May 18, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through 30+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Northsec Applied Security Event (Montreal, Québec, Canada, May 18 - 21, 2017) The conference will feature technical and applied workshops hosted in parallel for the most motivated attendees. Topics include application and infrastructure (pentesting, network security, software and/or hardware exploitation, web hacking, reverse engineering, malware/virii/rootkits), cryptography and obfuscation (from theoretical cryptosystems to applied cryptography exploitation, cryptocurrencies, steganography and covert communication systems), and society and ethics.

SANS Northern Virginia - Reston 2017 (Reston, Virginia, USA, May 21 - 26, 2017) This event features comprehensive hands-on technical training from some of the best instructors in the industry and includes courses that will prepare you or your technical staff for DoD 8570 and GIAC approved certification exams. Start making your plans now to attend SANS Northern Virginia - Reston 2017.

Enfuse 2017 (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, May 22 - 25, 2017) Enfuse™ is a three-day security and digital investigations conference where specialists, executives, and experts break new ground for the year ahead. Enfuse offers unsurpassed networking opportunities, hands-on training, and in-depth exploration of current topics.

Cyber Investing Summit (New York, New York, USA, May 23, 2017) The 2nd Annual Cyber Investing Summit is an all-day conference held at the iconic New York Stock Exchange focusing on investing in the $100+ billion dollar cyber security industry. Attendees will explore the financial opportunities, trends, challenges, and strategies available in the high growth cyber security sector. The 2016 Inaugural Cyber Investing Summit welcomed 200 of the top cyber professionals, technology analysts, venture capitalists, fund managers, investment advisors, government experts, and more. New this year: separate panels offered throughout the day highlighting publicly traded firms as well as privately owned entities, opportunities to meet one-on-one with corporate executives, and new panel topics (including Investment Strategies & Opportunities, M&A Landscape, Trends within the Cyber Sector, Funding for Startups, Government Spending Review, Ramifications from the Yahoo Breach, and more). Speakers include leading technology analysts, chief information security officers from large financial institutions, executives of top cyber companies, founders of prominent venture capital firms, fund managers, and cyber security reporters. Following the panels, a cocktail reception will be held on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

Citrix Synergy (Orlando, Florida, USA, May 23 - 25, 2017) Learn how to solve your IT flexibility, workforce continuity, security and networking challenges—and power your business like never before—with the workspace of the future.

SECON 2017 (Jersey City, New Jersey, USA, May 25, 2017) Social engineering impacts security. (ISC)2 New Jersey Chapter is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charitable organization. Our chapter’s mission is to disseminate knowledge, exchange ideas, and encourage community outreach efforts, for advancement of information security practice and awareness in our society. We also strive to provide enjoyable opportunities for professional networking and growth.

Cyber Southwest (Tucson, Arizona, USA, May 27, 2017) CSW will be dedicated to furthering the discussion on cyber education and workforce development in Arizona, healthcare cybersecurity, and technical training in areas such as threat intelligence, insider threats, and protecting critical infrastructure. CSW will focus on creating a positive, unique, and highly productive unification point to further Arizona’s developing leadership in cybersecurity. Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) will be on hand to share information on the latest cybersecurity trends, best practices, and key innovations.

SANS Atlanta 2017 (Atlanta, Georgia, USA, May 30 - June 4, 2017) Learn the most effective steps to prevent attacks and detect adversaries with actionable techniques that you can directly apply when you get back to work. Take advantage of tips and tricks from the experts so that you can win the battle against a wide range of cyber adversaries who want to harm your digital environment.

SecureWorld Atlanta (Atlanta, GA, May 31 - June 1, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 12-16 CPE credits through 60+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Cyber Security Summit: Seattle (Seattle, Washington, USA, June 1, 2017) If you are a Senior Level Executive responsible for making your company’s decisions in regards to information security, then you are invited to register for the Cyber Security Summit: Seattle. Receive 50% off of a Full Summit Pass when you register with code CYBERWIRE50 (standard price of $350, now only $175 with code). Register at CyberSummitUSA.com. The Cyber Security Summit: Seattle is an exclusive conference connecting Senior Level Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical data with innovative solution providers & renowned information security experts. for details visit CyberSummitUSA.com.

SANS Houston 2017 (Houston, Texas, USA, June 5 - 10, 2017) At SANS Houston 2017, SANS offers hands-on, immersion-style security, security management, and pen testing training courses taught by real-world practitioners. The site of SANS Houston 2017, June 5-10, is Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston, located in the heart of the Galleria area of Uptown Houston.

Infosecurity Europe 2017 (London, England, UK, June 6 - 8, 2017) Infosecurity Europe is the region's number one information security event featuring Europe's largest and most comprehensive conference programme and over 360 exhibitors showcasing the most relevant information security solutions and products to 13,500 visitors.

2017 ICIT Forum: Rise of The Machines (Washington, DC, USA, June 7, 2017) The 2017 ICIT Forum brings together over 300 cybersecurity executives from across critical infrastructure sectors to receive the latest ICIT research from our experts, share knowledge, develop strategies and identify next-generation technologies to improve their resiliency. Topics include Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Advanced Analytics, APT Profiles, Blockchain, Cloud and more!

Cyber 8.0 Conference (Columbia, Maryland, USA, June 7, 2017) Join the Howard County Chamber of Commerce for their 8th annual cyber conference, where they will explore innovation, funding, and growth. Participants can expect riveting discussions from cyber innovators and entrepreneurs, from leading venture capitalists and financiers, and from government agencies who look to our industry base for technologies and solutions.

SecureWorld Chicago (Rosemont, Illinois, USA, June 7, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through 30+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

NYS Cyber Security Conference (Albany, New York, USA, June 7 - 8, 2017) June 2017 marks the 20th Annual New York State Cyber Security Conference and 12th Annual Symposium on Information Assurance (ASIA) and we invite you to join us for this nationally recognized event. Technology's increasing sophistication has driven new trends in device mobility, social media, and expanded connectivity. Cyber security once considered an issue for IT staff has evolved into a concern for the entire organization. This year's conference examines the broad range of today's cyber challenges and the ways in which organizations can improve security, and create resiliency against cyber threats.

Insider Threat Program Development / Management Training For NITP-NISPOM CC 2 (Huntsville, Alabama, USA, June 8 - 9, 2017) Insider Threat Defense announced it will hold a 2 day training class on Insider Threat Program (ITP) Development / Insider Threat Risk Management (National Insider Threat Policy (NITP), NISPOM Conforming Change 2) on June 8-9, 2017, in Huntsville, AL. For a limited time the training is being offered at a $795. This training will provide the ITP Manager-Senior Official and Facility Security Officer with the knowledge and resources to achieve compliance with NITP and NISPOM CC2 / DSS ISL-2016-02 - ITP requirements. Any organization (State Government Agencies, Businesses, Etc.) that is not required to implement an ITP, but is concerned with Insider Threat Risk Mitigation will also benefit greatly from this training. Insider Threat Defense has trained over 500+ organizations and has become the "Leader-Go To Company" for ITP Development / Insider Threat Risk Management Training.

RSAC Unplugged (London, England, UK, June 8, 2017) Informal, up close and personal, intimate…that’s RSAC Unplugged. Ignore the background noise and focus on what’s important in information security right now as part of a one-day program focused on excellent content. Raw and uncut, it’s the best of RSA Conference in a single day.

BSides Pittsburgh 2017 (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, June 9, 2017) BSides Pittsburgh is part of a global series of community-driven conferences presenting a wide range of information security topics from technical topics, such as dissecting network protocols, to policy issues such as managing information leakage via social networks. Pittsburgh has a flourishing information security community; this is a great chance to meet each other, share ideas and work together.

29th Annual FIRST Conference (San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA, June 11 - 16, 2017) FIRST is an international confederation of trusted computer incident response teams who cooperatively handle computer security incidents and promote incident prevention programs.

Security of Things World (Berlin, Germany, June 12 - 13, 2017) Exploring Security and the Internet of Things. A world class event focused on the next information security revolution. Be part of Security of Things World in June in Berlin to tailor your proposition to respond to the security concerns that preoccupy enterprise customers today and find pragmatic solutions to the most common security threats.

21st Colloquium, Cyber Security Education Innovation for the 21st Century (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, June 12 - 14, 2017) The Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE) provides a forum for dialogue among academia, industry and government. Protection of the information and infrastructure used to create, store, process, and communicate information is vital to business continuity and security. CISSE supports cyber security educators, researchers and practitioners in their efforts to improve curricula and foster discussion of current and emerging trends, working to define education requirements and encourage development of information security curricula and courseware.

Cyber Tech Fairfax (McLean, Virginia, USA, June 13, 2017) A thought-provoking conference and exhibition on global cyber threats, solutions, innovations and technologies. At Cybertech Fairfax, high-profile speakers and panelists will focus on the global cyber threat, and strategies and solutions that meet the diverse challenges for a wide range of sectors including finance, transportation, utilities, defense, communication and government, to protect operations, infrastructure and people.

AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium (Baltimore, Maryland, USA, June 13 - 15, 2017) Cyber operations are a challenging mission for the U.S. Defense Department and government community that builds, operates and defends networks. Cyber leaders and warriors must continually evolve to adapt to future innovations and develop and leverage cutting-edge tools and technologies. AFCEA’s Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium provides an ethical forum where government and industry will focus on “Connect and Protect.” Participants will discuss requirements and solutions to ensure that the networks within DoD are adaptive, resilient and effective across a range of uses and against diverse threats. Speakers will include leaders in the Defense Information Systems Agency, Joint Force Headquarters-DoD Information Network and DoD Chief Information Office.

Global Cybersecurity Summit 2017 (Kiev, Ukraine, June 14 - 15, 2017) During the two-day summit, participants will be exposed to cybersecurity best practices, cutting-edge advancements, and emerging innovations in defensive security across a series of categories, including policy and government, Internet of Things (IoT), industrial controls, and more.

Norwich University Cyber Security Summit (Northfield, Vermont, USA, June 19 - 21, 2017) Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS) is pleased to announce the first annual Cyber Security Summit in June 2017. The summit, presented in a continuing education format, welcomes Norwich alumni and their guests interested in exploring and discussing the latest in cyber security policy from both the federal level and the practical application of that policy on a local or business level. Register today to reserve your space at the summit.

Hack in Paris (Paris, France, June 19 - 23, 2017) Hack In Paris brings together major professional IT security and technical hacking experts to attend training and talks exclusively in English. Intrusion attempts grow more frequent and sophisticated, regardless of their target (state or corporation). In this context, international hacking events are multiplying. A few events took place in France but until now, no one had covered hacking practices with a technical approach including both professional training and information aspects. Hack In Paris aims at filling this gap. The program includes state of the art IT security, industrial espionage, penetration testing, physical security, forensics, malware analysis techniques and countermeasures.

Information Assurance Symposium (Baltimore, Maryland, USA, June 19 - 21, 2017) The Information Assurance Symposium is the premier IA event at which leaders and practitioners share vital information and provide direction and best practices to meet today's challenges in IA and the cyber environment. The classification of the event is UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY. The 2017 IAS is expecting upwards of 2,500 attendees and will provide an excellent opportunity to learn and network with leading information assurance and cyber security professionals, subject matter experts and solution providers from throughout Government, industry and academia. The Information Assurance Symposium will include a variety of keynote sessions, three distinct tracts and panel discussions spanning over three days.

Naval Future Force Science and Technology Expo (Washington, DC, USA, June 20 - 23, 2017) The Office of Naval Research’s (ONR) biennial 2017 Naval Future Force Science and Technology (S&T) EXPO will take place July 20-21, 2017. The Expo is the premier S&T event for the Navy and Marine Corps and is held every two years. It draws several thousand attendees and is designed to support the objectives of the Naval S&T Strategy. An updated version of the strategy will be unveiled at the event. It also will showcase some of the Navy’s and Marine Corp’s latest technologies and bring together the brightest minds from around the world to share information; discuss research opportunities; and build partnerships between the Navy, Marine Corps, industry and academia.

SINET Innovation Summit (New York, New York, USA, June 20, 2017) SINET New York connects the United States’ three most powerful institutions and evangelizes the importance of industry, government and academic collaboration on security initiatives.

Borderless Cyber USA (New York, New York, USA, June 21 - 22, 2017) Is your enterprise investing enough to protect against cyber-attack? Are you putting your resources where they have the most impact? How can you be sure? Senior security executives come together at Borderless Cyber to uncover new strategies, make new connections, and leave better prepared to defend their cyber practices--in the computer room and the Board room. The conference will take place at the historic U.S. Customs House in lower Manhattan on 21-22 June. Receive an extra $100 off the corporate rate if you use the discount code Cyberwire when registering. Special government rates and Early Bird savings are also available. We look forward to seeing you this June in NYC!

Chertoff Group Security Series: Security in the Boardroom (East Palo Alto, California, USA, June 22, 2017) The Chertoff Group Security Series will aim to enhance and add to the Security in the Boardroom conversation by applying our insights into technology, threat, and policy to help executives respond to the evolving threat environment.

SIA GovSummit (Washington, DC, USA, June 28 - 29, 2017) The 2017 SIA GovSummit focuses on how government leverages security technologies to drive success across a wide spectrum of missions. Held annually in Washington, the Security Industry Association's government summit examines emerging policy trends, technology needs of the government and changes in the risk environment that shape development of products and advanced systems integration to meet evolving security challenges.

2017 Community College Cyber Summit (C3S) (National Harbor, Maryland, USA, June 28 - 30, 2017) 3CS is the only national academic conference focused on cybersecurity education at community colleges. Four tracks are available for college faculty and administrators, IT faculty who are involved or who would like to become involved in cybersecurity education, non-IT faculty in critical infrastructure fields who are interested in incorporating cybersecurity topics into their curricula, decision makers in positions that influence cybersecurity education programs, and community college students interested in learning about security or expanding their current knowledge.

Cyber Security Summit: DC (Washington, DC, USA, June 29, 2017) If you are a Senior Level Executive responsible for making your company’s decisions in regards to information security, then you are invited to register for the Cyber Security Summit: DC. Receive 50% off of a Full Summit Pass when you register with code CYBERWIRE50 (standard price of $350, now only $175 with code). Register at CyberSummitUSA.com. The Cyber Security Summit: DC is an exclusive conference connecting Senior Level Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical data with innovative solution providers & renowned information security experts. for details visit CyberSummitUSA.com.

July – September 2017

Electronic Warfare Olympics & Symposium (Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, July 13 - 14, 2017) The 2017 Electronic Warfare Olympics & Symposium will improve the capability, and marketability, of spectrum warriors by building the local EW/IO community. and bringing awareness to the capabilities in the region. The event will consist of speakers, government and industry exhibits, and Electronic Warfare Olympics.

3rd Edition CISO Summit India 2017 (Mumbai, India, July 14, 2017) Cyber security has gone through a tremendous change over the last couple of months. Ecosystem disruptions like demonetization, emergence of payment banks and fintech play have put technology as the sine qua non and a savior for banks. But gifts are bundled often with miseries. While technology works as a catalyst for scale and speed, security unpreparedness could play a spoilsport.

2nd Annual Billington Automotive Cybersecurity Summit (Detroit, Michigan, USA, July 18, 2017) The 2017 Billington Automotive Cybersecurity summit will build on the 2016 inaugural summit that brought together a who’s who of speakers including the CEO of GM and the Secretary of Transportation, prestigious media coverage from The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal and some 500 attendees. NOTE: Attendees must be citizens of U.S. or allied nations to attend this event.

National Insider Threat Special Interest Group - Insider Threat Symposium & Expo (Laurel, Maryland, USA, July 18, 2017) The National Insider Threat Special Interest Group (NITSIG) is excited to announce that it will hold a 1 day Insider Threat Symposium & Expo (ITS&E), on July 18, 2017, at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, (JHU-APL) in Laurel, Maryland. This is a MUST ATTEND event if you are involved in Insider Threat Program Management or are interested in Employee Threat Identification and Mitigation.

Cross Domain Support Element Summer Workshop 2017 (Laurel, Maryland, USA, July 25 - 26, 2017) The Unified Cross Domain Services Management Office (UCDSMO) is presenting a two-day workshop for the benefit of the Cross Domain Support Element (CDSE) Offices, and the personnel who support them. Topics will include an update to the Capabilities Portfolio, Baseline and Sunset Lists, the UCDSMO SharePoint sites, Labs and Lab Testing, updates on the CDS Overlays and the Cross Domain Risk Management process.

RSA Conference 2017 Asia Pacific & Japan (Singapore, July 26 - 28, 2017) RSA Conference 2017 Asia Pacific & Japan is the leading information security event in the region. Join us for three days of high quality education, engaging content and valuable networking. Get exposure to innovative technologies and leadership that will help secure your organization and your future.

ISSA CISO Executive Forum: Security Awareness and Training--Enlisting your entire workforce into your security team (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 23 - 24, 2017) The gap in Security skills in the workforce have put the pinch on Security teams. Join us to learn how to get lean by empowering the rest of your organization to understand and manage security risks. We’ll cover secure-by-design concepts inherent in DevSecOps, effective training and awareness practices, and how to lead organizational change management to embed security into your company’s DNA.

Black Hat USA 2017 (Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 26 - 27, 2017) Now in its 20th year, Black Hat is the world’s leading information security event, providing attendees with the very latest in research, development and trends. Black Hat USA 2017 kicks off with four days of technical Trainings (July 22-25) followed by the two-day main conference (July 26-27) featuring Briefings, Arsenal, Business Hall, and more.

North American International Cyber Summit (Detroit, Michigan, USA, July 30, 2017) In its sixth year, the cyber summit brings together experts from across the globe to address a variety of cybersecurity issues impacting the world of business, education, information technology, economic development, law enforcement and personal use. Highly respected speakers from the public and private sectors will address emerging trends, technology and best practices. The event is open to the public and will feature information for individuals, families, educators, business professionals, law enforcement and government officials. The summit agenda will feature internationally recognized keynote speakers as well as experts from across the county to lead breakout sessions on featured industry topics.

Cyber Texas (San Antonio, Texas, USA, August 1 - 2, 2017) CyberTexas was established to provide expanded access to security developments and resources located in Texas; provide an ongoing platform for the education and skill development of cyber professionals & job creation; build strong relationships with other U.S. and International geographies focused on cyber ecosystem development; bring national and international resources to the region to showcase Texas-based cyber assets; identify and encourage business opportunities within and outside of Texas; and create long-term value for the cyber security ecosystem of San Antonio and the State of Texas.

Cyber Security Summit: Chicago (Chicago, Illinois, USA, August 8, 2017) If you are a Senior Level Executive responsible for making your company’s decisions in regards to information security, then you are invited to register for the Cyber Security Summit: Chicago Receive 50% off of a Full Summit Pass when you register with code CYBERWIRE50 (standard price of $350, now only $175 with code). Register at CyberSummitUSA.com. The Cyber Security Summit: Chicago is an exclusive conference connecting Senior Level Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical data with innovative solution providers & renowned information security experts. for details visit CyberSummitUSA.com.

7th Annual Cybersecurity Training and Technology Forum (Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, August 30 - 31, 2017) CSTTF is designed to further educate Cybersecurity, Information Management, Information Technology, and Communications Professionals by providing a platform to explore and enhance cyber resilience, collaboration, threat intelligence, information sharing, workforce development, and risk management. This will be accomplished through a number of in-depth sessions and panel discussions, along with cybersecurity exhibits provided by industry and government partners.

SecureWorld Cincinnati (Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, September 7, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through 30+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Finovate Fall 2017 (New York, New York, USA, September 11 - 14, 2017) FinovateFall 2017 will begin with the traditional short-form, demo-only presentations that more than 20,000 attendees from 3,000+ companies have enjoyed for the past decade. After two days of Finovate’s inspiring short-form demos, stay on for another day and a half of practical advice from your peers and industry gurus alike. Determine just how you will incorporate the latest fintech innovations into your product road map.

8th Annual Billington CyberSecurity Summit (Washington, DC, USA, September 13, 2017) The Leading Fall Forum on Cybersecurity on September 13 at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. will bring together world-class cybersecurity thought leaders to engage in high-level information sharing, unparalleled networking and public-private partnerships.

SecureWorld Detroit (Dearborn, Michigan, USA, September 13 - 14, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 12-16 CPE credits through 60+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Cyber Security Summit: New York (New York, New York, USA, September 15, 2017) If you are a Senior Level Executive responsible for making your company’s decisions in regards to information security, then you are invited to register for the Cyber Security Summit: New York. Receive 50% off of a Full Summit Pass when you register with code CYBERWIRE50 (standard price of $350, now only $175 with code). Register at CyberSummitUSA.com. The Cyber Security Summit: New York is an exclusive conference connecting Senior Level Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical data with innovative solution providers & renowned information security experts. for details visit CyberSummitUSA.com.

SecureWorld St. Louis (St. Louis, MIssouri, USA, September 20 - 21, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 12-16 CPE credits through 60+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Connect Security World (Marseille, France, September 25, 2017 - 27, 2014) As IoT solutions are transitioning from hype to real deployments, the “Internet of insecure things” threat is gaining ground. To address unlimited risks, threats and vulnerabilities surrounding IoT, a new generation of connected devices and services is required, with better security and privacy by design. In its 6th edition, Connect Security World invites both digital security experts and IoT developers to discuss and define a true end-to-end security, from sensors to Cloud, from design and development to deployment.

(ISC)2 Security Congress (Austin, Texas, USA, September 25 - 27, 2017) (ISC)² Security Congress cybersecurity conference brings together nearly 1,500 cybersecurity professionals, offers 100+ educational and thought-leadership sessions, and fosters collaboration with forward-thinking organizations. The goal of our conference is to advance security leaders by arming them with the knowledge, tools and expertise to protect their organizations. (ISC)² members are eligible for special discounted pricing and will have opportunities to attend exclusive member events.

October – December 2017

24th International Computer Security Symposium and 9th SABSA World Congress (COSAC 2017) (Naas, County Kildare, Ireland, October 1 - 5, 2017) If you thought symposiums on information security and risk were all the same, look again! COSAC is an entirely different experience. Conceived by practising professionals for experienced professionals, it is the most participative and productive event of the year. Undoubtedly the world's best annual source of advice in Information Security, COSAC makes available to you, in a fully residential format, presenters and facilitators who are the very best in the world. Collectively they have many hundreds of years of practical experience, have published thousands of major articles and books, and have proven records of success all over the globe.

SecureWorld Denver (Denver, Colorado, USA, October 4 - 5, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 12-16 CPE credits through 60+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

2017 ISSA International Conference (San Diego, California, USA, October 9 - 11, 2017) Each day, cyber threats become increasingly intricate and difficult to detect. Over the past year, we saw that with the rise of device connectivity came boundless opportunities for malicious hackers to attack device vulnerabilities. No cyber security professional can become an expert on these digital dangers without continued efforts to educate themselves on the industry’s latest trends and technologies. We look forward to welcoming you and as many as 900 of your colleagues and peers in San Diego as we discuss topics ranging from incident response to application security to business skills for the information security professional. Join us at the 2017 ISSA International Conference and we’ll help you navigate the Digital Danger Zone.

CyberMaryland (Baltimore, Maryland, USA, October 11 - 12, 2017) Maryland is recognized as a cybersecurity leader - nationally and internationally. The state has developed cybersecurity experts, education and training programs, technology, products, systems and infrastructure. With over 10 million cyber hacks a day resulting in an annual worldwide cost of over $100 billion, the United States is at risk. Ensuring that our nation has the workforce, technology and resources to protect our citizens, businesses, infrastructure, intellectual property and more is of paramount importance. Maryland continues to be a leader on this front.

ISSA CISO Executive Forum: Payment Strategies: The Game Has Changed (San Diego, California, USA, October 11 - 12, 2017) From the water cooler to the boardroom, daily conversations discuss the most recent incursions, the staggering numbers, and speculation about the thieves’ next target. Recent attacks against Target, PF Chang’s, Michaels, and Sally Beauty Supply stealing millions of records are constant reminders of the daily struggle against hackers seeking to steal payment information. Hackers--including criminal organizations--are taking advantage of unprotected and poorly managed payment systems. As we know, an entire underground economy has sprung up to provide hackers with the tools needed to steal payment information. Organizations must implement a payment strategy to ensure the security and protection of payment systems and information. Users and consumers must be aware of the different payment strategies used to protect information.

SecureWorld Twin Cities (Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, October 12, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through 30+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

Cyber Security Chicago (Chicago, Illinois, US, October 18 - 19, 2017) Cyber Security Chicago offers invaluable security insight for both IT managers & security decision makers. Hear from industry experts on how you can build stronger defenses against cyber-attacks & how to recover if your systems are breached.

SecureWorld Dallas (Plano, Texas, USA, October 18 - 19, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 12-16 CPE credits through 60+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

SecureWorld Bay Area (San Jose, California, USA, October 26, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 6-12 CPE credits through 30+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

2017 International Information Sharing Conference (Washington, DC, USA, October 31 - November 1, 2017) Join us for the inaugural International Information Sharing Conference hosted by the Information Sharing and Analysis Organization Standards Organization (ISAO SO), with participation from the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Chamber of Commerce. This two-day event, a first of its kind, will convene practitioners from small businesses to multi-national corporations, and from information sharing newcomers to well-established cybersecurity organizations. This unique conference will go beyond discussing current cyber information sharing topics, and will provide opportunities to see competing approaches and innovations in platforms and services.

2017 International Information Sharing Conference (Washington, DC, USA, October 31 - November 1, 2017) Join us for the inaugural International Information Sharing Conference hosted by the Information Sharing and Analysis Organization Standards Organization (ISAO SO), with participation from the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Chamber of Commerce. This two-day event, a first of its kind, will convene practitioners from small businesses to multi-national corporations, and from information sharing newcomers to well-established cybersecurity organizations. This unique conference will go beyond discussing current cyber information sharing topics, and will provide opportunities to see competing approaches and innovations in platforms and services. Conference sessions and panels will focus on automated sharing, analysis, how to build trust in a community of interest, cross-sector sharing, the role of government in information sharing, the value proposition of an ISAO, and much more.

Cyber Security Summit: Boston (Boston, Massachusetts, USA, November 1, 2017) If you are a Senior Level Executive responsible for making your company’s decisions in regards to information security, then you are invited to register for the Cyber Security Summit: Boston. Receive 50% off of a Full Summit Pass when you register with code CYBERWIRE50 (standard price of $350, now only $175 with code). Register at CyberSummitUSA.com. The Cyber Security Summit: Boston is an exclusive conference connecting Senior Level Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical data with innovative solution providers & renowned information security experts. for details visit CyberSummitUSA.com.

CyCon US (Washington, DC, USA, November 7 - 8, 2017) The 2017 International Conference on Cyber Conflict U.S. (CyCon U.S.) will take place 7-8 Nov 2017 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington D.C. CyCon U.S. facilitates knowledge generation and information exchange across the cyber community, and includes participation from military, government, academia, and industry from around the world. The conference promotes security initiatives and furthers research on cyber threats and opportunities. CyCon U.S. is a collaborative effort between the Army Cyber Institute at the United States Military Academy and the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence in Tallinn, Estonia.

National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education Conference and Expo (Dayton, Ohio, USA, November 7 - 8, 2017) Cybersecurity has emerged as one of the leading creators of jobs and opportunity for all economic sectors. The demand for cybersecurity positions in both the public and private sector is large and growing, but the talent pool of cybersecurity workers is not yet able to keep up. The NICE 2017 Conference and Expo features thought leaders from education, government, industry and non-profits who are addressing the cybersecurity education, training, and workforce needs of the nation.

RSA Conference 2017 Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 7 - 8, 2017) RSA Conference 2017 Abu Dhabi is the leading information security event in the region. This year's Conference will take place 7 to 8 November at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi. Join us for two days of engaging sessions and intense networking. Get exposure to innovative technologies and leadership that will help secure your organization and your future.

SecureWorld Seattle (Bellevue, Washington, USA, November 8 - 9, 2017) Join your fellow security professionals for high-quality, affordable training and education. Attend featured keynotes, panel discussions, and breakout sessions—all while networking with local peers. Earn 12-16 CPE credits through 60+ educational elements, learning from nationally recognized industry leaders.

2017 ICIT Gala & Benefit (Washington, DC, USA, November 9, 2017) The Annual ICIT Gala and Benefit is the year’s most prestigious and intimate gathering of legislative, agency and private sector leaders committed to protecting our Nation’s critical infrastructures. This black-tie event will celebrate the accomplishments of the most influential members of our community as well as the efforts of today’s most impactful cybersecurity leaders. The funds raised from this Benefit will be used to help sustain and grow the Institute’s research, publications, and educational activities for the communities it serves.

Sector (Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November 13 - 15, 2017) Illuminating the Black Art of Security. Now entering its 11th year, SecTor has built a reputation of bringing together experts from around the world to share their latest research and techniques involving underground threats and corporate defences. The conference provides an unmatched opportunity for IT Professionals and Managers to connect with their peers and learn from their mentors.

AutoMobility LA (Los Angeles, California, USA, November 27 - 30, 2017) The Los Angeles Auto Show Press & Trade Days and Connected Car Expo have MERGED to form AutoMobility LA, the new auto industry’s first true trade show. Register to join us in Los Angeles this November.

Cyber Security Summit Los Angeles (Los Angeles, California, USA, November 30, 2017) If you are a Senior Level Executive responsible for making your company’s decisions in regards to information security, then you are invited to register for the Cyber Security Summit: Los Angeles. Receive 50% off of a Full Summit Pass when you register with code CYBERWIRE50 (standard price of $350, now only $175 with code). Register at CyberSummitUSA.com. The Cyber Security Summit: Los Angeles is an exclusive conference connecting Senior Level Executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical data with innovative solution providers & renowned information security experts. for details visit CyberSummitUSA.com.